Senior Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon - Between Norwich and Bury St Edmunds

Our client who is based between Norwich and Busy St Edmunds is looking for a Senior Small Animal Surgeon to join and lead their team.

There is a large team of 7 vets and 11 RVNs. The practice is open 24/7 and is hoping to soon have a completely separate day and night team. They strive to provide the best care to their patients without the need for animals to be transferred between clinics. This is a full-time position however the practice can consider a part-time role for the right candidate.?

The practice sees many exotic patients therefore experience in exotic animals would be beneficial. The clinic is busy and fast paced, with superb facilities (separate feline, canine and exotic hospital, 2 theatres, dental room) and equipment (digital x-rays, endoscope, ultrasound machine with and a heart probe, in-house lab, tonometer).

Full time hours will include a 1:4 Saturday morning, one night on-call every 2 weeks and one OOH weekend in 10. You will have a Friday off after working the full weekend. They is already one night vet and they are currently in the process of hiring a 2nd?one. Until then we will expect you to cover our OOH services on rota basis. Afterwards, there may be a need to provide cover during their holiday.

Person Requirements:?

  • Registered with the RCVS?
  • Good team player, high clinical and customer service standards, ability to mentor colleagues
  • 5 years minimum experience
  • Good routine small animal surgical, emergency and medical skills

Benefits include:

  • Up to?60,000?per year?(DOE)
  • 39h on a flexible rota worked over 4.5 days or 4 days? Interesting and diverse caseload
  • 1750 CPD allowance per annum, 5 days CPD allowance?
  • Paid holidays, pension, paid professional fees?
  • Private health care?
  • Staff discount scheme?
  • Career development & amp; employee welfare supported?
  • Work Visa and accommodation up to 3 months if needed

For more information on this role or if you would like to apply then please contact [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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